Bill Southard, the founder and CEO of Southard Communications, established the firm in 1994 and has since developed it into one of the fastest-growing communications firms in the United States. Under his leadership, the agency has achieved consistent and significant growth, now representing a diverse array of clients across various industries.
In his daily role, Southard is actively involved in driving the creative process, offering strategic counsel, and managing crisis communications for all agency clients. Boasting over 35 years of experience in the communications field, he has provided guidance to some of the nation’s top Fortune 500 companies.
Prior to his entrepreneurial venture with Southard Communications, Southard held prominent positions in the industry. He was the president of Earle Palmer Brown Public Relations and also served as the General Manager at Dorf & Stanton Communications.
His extensive background and leadership have played a pivotal role in shaping the success of Southard Communications.